Gen. James N. Mattis testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate the retired Marine Corps general for defense secretary.
Gen. James N. Mattis testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate the retired Marine Corps general for defense secretary. Manuel Balce Ceneta AP file, 2010
Gen. James N. Mattis testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate the retired Marine Corps general for defense secretary. Manuel Balce Ceneta AP file, 2010

Trump’s defense pick was forged by Marines — and a boyhood in Richland

January 08, 2017 5:42 PM